Appraisals and Performance Management


11:30 am - 2:00 pm

Digital Media Centre, County Way, Barnsley, S70 2JW

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About The Event

Are appraisals worth doing? How frequently should they be conducted? What makes an effective appraisal system? What should we do about performance management if the appraisal identifies concerns?

Enterprising Barnsley, in partnership with Bhayani HR & Employment Law, invites you to join us at this FREE business seminar on Thursday 19th April 2018 at 11:30am – 2.00pm at The Digital Media Centre, Barnsley.

This seminar will cover:

  • How appraisals can increase employee engagement and business performance
  • The responsibilities of Line Managers and staff in the appraisal process
  • How to set and review objectives and training needs
  • Top tips for giving feedback
  • Sharing of best practice
  • When to start a formal performance management process

Who should attend?

Directors/Managers, HR Managers, or Line Managers within businesses who have direct responsibility for people. This event is free to businesses and limited to 2 places per company.


We are delighted to welcome Jay Bhayani, Managing Director and Solicitor at Bhayani HR & Employment Law and Kathryn Mosley, HR Advisor.

Jay has 25 years’ experience as a specialist employment law solicitor and has established an impressive reputation as one of the leading employment lawyers in the Yorkshire region. She has won various accolades including Yorkshire Lawyer employment lawyer of the year award and short listing for the Yorkshire and Humberside Institute of Directors business adviser of the year award. She had national recognition, being the only employment solicitor in the region to have a UK top rating in the consumer ratings website, Vouchedfor. The firm won the Sheffield Business Awards Professional Services of the Year Award in 2016 and was a finalist in the same category in 2017.

Kathryn has 15 years’ experience in the hospitality sector in both General Management and HR roles for national chains. She is CIPD qualified and advised on a broad range of HR matters including conducting disciplinary and grievance hearings, robust investigations, consultations over changes of pay and terms, TUPE transfers and managing performance and sickness absence.

Hosted by Judy Sidebottom, HR Business Consultant at Enterprising Barnsley.

11.30 – Arrival & registration

12:00 – Seated for presentation

13.00 ‘Networking Buffet lunch

14.00 ‘Delegates depart

Car parking is available next to the Digital Media Centre on County Way and also on the level below £2.20 for up to 2 hours and £3.20 for up to 4 hours. The Centre is fully accessible and adjacent to the transport interchange.

This event is organised by Enterprising Barnsley, Barnsley Council’s Award Winning programme supporting business growth.